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May 2024

Beauty
by Charlie Plaine, AppreciatiorMay 29th
Sometimes, a picture really is worth a thousand words.
Harvesting 101
by Dereth, Honatta to KaiserMay 28th
New Vidiian Dilemma hiding on YouTube!
June 2nd, 2024 Board Meeting
by Charlie Plaine, Chair of the BoardMay 28th
The next board meeting will be Sunday, June 2nd, 2024 at 11am EST.
Helping Save Lives With Organ Donation
by Andreas Rheinländer, Medical ProfessionalMay 27th
Andreas Rheinländer a.k.a. Dukat would like to encourage all of you to become organ donors. Given how similar issues were central to Vidiians, it only makes sense to use the release of Lifesigns to bring awareness to this topic.
Signs of Life
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionMay 27th
The Vidiians take center stage as we begin spoilers for Lifesigns, the latest virtual expansion from The Continuing Committee. In today's article, learn about the problems identified with Vidiians and the new affiliation themes they're getting.
Shipping Manager Announcement
by Adam Bargar, Director of OperationsMay 20th
Please welcome the newest member of the Operations team!
Announcing new Director of Operations
by Justin Ford, Director of FinanceMay 18th
And the new director is……
May 2024 First Edition Game Changes Update
by Paddy Tye, Department of First EditionMay 7th
Today's update brings 24 errata with 1 card removed from the Modern Ban List.
Rules Update, May 2024
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)May 7th
Straightforward Q&A
May Game Changes Coming Tomorrow May 6th
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionMay 6th
Due to a bank holiday in the UK, the game changes update for May is delayed until tomorrow, Tuesday, May 7th.

April 2024

March Madness 2024 - The Results
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterApril 19th
The results are in, and we've crowned a winner of First Edition March Madness 2024! Is it the unstoppable Admiral Willrich? Or the steamrolling 98th Rule of Acquisition? With apologies for the delay, find out the results inside!
Seven Dual Icon Missions!
by Ross Fertel, SeventhApril 12th
With Research Rapid Rotation being tournament legal, what mission will it replace?
March Madness 2024 - Championship
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterApril 10th
The final week of First Edition March Madness 2024 is here. Just 2 cards remain, standing tall after all of your votes. It's time to decide which card will take the crown.
You Spin Me Right Round
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterApril 5th
Before the 6th March Madness wraps things up, we figured it was time to pay off the winning card from 2020. Ladies, gentlemen, and non-binary friends, meet Research Rapid Rotation.
March Madness 2024 - Final 4
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterApril 3rd
Just 3 votes remain in the 2024 version of First Edition March Madness. The Final 4 face off, and your votes are the only thing that will decide which cards move on and which are at the end of their road!
Rules Update, April 2024
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)April 2nd
O'Brien and Kira get ruled; GEMP cleanup.
April 2024 First Edition Game Changes Update
by Paddy Tye, Department of First EditionApril 2nd
Today's update brings 9 errata (including 1 card removed from the Modern Ban List) and 6 additions to the Watchlist.
April 1 Rules Q & A
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)April 1st
Finally, very serious answers to your most difficult rules questions!
April Game Changes Coming April 2nd
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)April 1st
My bad!

March 2024

Alabama Masters and German Nationals Draft Results
by Ross Fertel, UndraftedMarch 28th
See who, if anyone, correctly predicted what would be played at recent high level events!
March Madness 2024 - Elite 8
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterMarch 27th
Over the hump, we head into week 4 of March Madness 2024. We've reduced our field of 64 down to just 8 remaining cards. And once again, we ask you to drop this Elite 8 down to the final 4.
World Championships 2024 Announcement
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlayMarch 24th
The World Championships head to Starfleet Command in San Francisco!
The Star Trek CCG Encyclopedia of Collecting
by Charlie Plaine, Board MemberMarch 23rd
We are proud to announce that we are now the official host for the incredible community-made Star Trek Collectable Card Game Encyclopedia of Collecting. Read all about it in this interview with the document's author, Paul Hansell.
Your Will Be (Finally) Done
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionMarch 22nd
In 2020 and 2021, we all worked together to make a card. It's been a long time coming, but today the Department of First Edition is thrilled to bring you So'wI' taH! This card is available for immediate download, and will be legal in virtual-friendly formats in one week.
March Madness 2024 - Sweet 16
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterMarch 20th
Proceeding into week 3 of March Madness, we have just 16 cards left of our original 64. Once again, we are tasked with cutting the field in half. The Sweet 16 begins now!
Search for a new Director of Operations
by Justin Ford, Director of FinanceMarch 18th
The Continuing Committee is looking for new Board Member.
March Madness 2024 - Round of 32
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterMarch 13th
Half of the cards begin the long journey back to the cut file, while the remaining cards must survive another round. March Madness continues into week 2!
A Page of Kiras
by Ross Fertel, Fellow of BajorMarch 12th
With the Organized Play Promos for 2024, we have a ninth Kira Nerys. Let us take a look at this first 'page' of Kiras in First Edition.
March 2024 Board Meeting
by Maggie Geppert, Executive OfficerMarch 11th
The next Board Meeting will take place on Sunday, March 17th at 11:00 am EST.
March Madness 2024 - Round of 64
by Charlie Plaine, Staff WriterMarch 5th
The 6th annual First Edition March Madness officially kicks off today! This year, 68 cards from the cut file are vying for the coveted championship prize. 4 have already fallen. Today, your quest to cut the field in half begins!
The Tale of the Twice-Cut Door and the Little Icon that Saved the Day
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionMarch 4th
A brand new card, Battle Bridge Door: Auxiliary Control, is released today! Featuring the new Shield icon, this card will be legal in all formats that allow virtual cards in one week, on March 11th!
March 2024 First Edition Game Changes Update
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)March 4th
Incoming Revolving Door! [Shield]s up!
Rules Update, March 2024
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)March 4th
A bunch of minor cleanup, and a new rules resource page.
March Madness 2024 - Play-in Round
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionMarch 3rd
4 matches are offered up today, pitting each bracket's 16th and 17th seed against each other for the final spots in the overall bracket! Voting closes Tuesday, March 5th at 9 AM Pacific.

February 2024

The Prelude to March Madness 2024
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionFebruary 22nd
The sixth annual March Madness is just a few weeks away. This year, we're putting 64 cards from our cut file through the bracket. Start the party early and help us seed this year's cards!
2024 Organized Play Stream - Watch Now!
by Charlie Plaine, Live Stream HostFebruary 12th
Find out the locations of Worlds and Continentals and tons more by watching the VOD of our live stream!
2023 Period of Review Results
by Maggie Geppert, Executive OfficerFebruary 12th
All Board members were retained.
2024 Organized Play Collectable Playmats
by Charlie Plaine, Live Stream HostFebruary 12th
Check out the brand new and utterly gorgeous playmats for 1E, 2E, and Tribbles OP events in 2024. There will be even more opportunities to get these this year than we've ever had before!
2024 Organized Play Collectable Buttons & Forum Badges
by Charlie Plaine, Live Stream HostFebruary 12th
2024, the Year of the Bell Riots, brings entirely new styles of collectable badges and forum buttons to all of our events. Check them all out inside!
2024 Organized Play Promos
by Charlie Plaine, Live Stream HostFebruary 12th
2024 brings new cards to Organized Play events for the first time since 2009. Check out all 12 new promo cards inside!
2024 Regional Championships - Apply Within
by Kris Sonsteby, Director of Organized PlayFebruary 11th
Apply to host a Regional Championship today!
2024 Organized Play Live Stream - This Saturday!
by Charlie Plaine, Live Stream HostFebruary 8th
Join us this Saturday, February 10th, at 8:30 AM Pacific for a live stream event featuring tons of information about 2024 Organized Play.
Rules Update, February 2024
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)February 5th
They Call Themselves The Inconsistent Region Reference Loophole
February 2024 First Edition Game Changes Update
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionFebruary 5th
Today's update brings 6 cards from the Modern Ban List back into the game via errata, with 1 additional card getting errata to support today's region/quadrant rules change.
A Page of Trois
by Ross Fertel, ChimedFebruary 2nd
With Showdown: Four Lights, we have a ninth Deanna Troi. Let us take a look at this first 'page' of Trois in First Edition.
Voting for the 2024 Period of Review Will Begin Soon
by Maggie Geppert, Executive OfficerFebruary 1st
There has been a slight delay, but members should receive emails soon.

January 2024

2024 Organized Play Live Stream
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionJanuary 21st
The Continuing Committee will be hosting a live event on Saturday, February 10th, at 11:30 Eastern. Join us as we reveal information about high level play in 2024 including your first look at all of the promos for major events!
British Nationals 2024 Affiliation Draft Results
by Ross Fertel, Top of the MotningJanuary 16th
Find out the results of the most recent First Edition Affiliation Draft along with the decks played.
January 2024 Board Meeting
by Maggie Geppert, Chair of the BoardJanuary 15th
The next Board Meeting will take place on Saturday, January 20th at 11:00 am EST.
The 2023 Period of Review Has Begun
by Maggie Geppert, Executive OfficerJanuary 8th
Each year, the Continuing Committee solicits the feedback of its members during the month of January. This time is known as the Period of Review.
January 2024 First Edition Game Changes Update
by Charlie Plaine, Director of First EditionJanuary 1st
Happy New Year! 2024's first update bring errata to one card and the addition of 7 cards to the Modern Ban List. Grab your hard hats because the Ban Hammer is being swung.
Rules Update, January 2024
by James Heaney, Rules Manager (1E)January 1st
Very very small update today.